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United Kingdom Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 63.3 67.334 70.57
Global Rank 21st 21st 21st
Global Population Share 0.909% 0.863% 0.825%
Global Population Density 253.03 266.07 277.79
Global Population Density Rank 4th 6th 8th
Average Life Expectancy 80.36 82.17 83.79
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 20th 21st 22nd
Fertility Rate 1.89 1.86 1.86
Fertility Rate Global Rank 142nd 136th 123rd
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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United Kingdom Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 17 0.53%
Congenital birth defects 1 0.03%
Lower respiratory infections 1 0.03%
Cancers 0 0%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 1 0.03%
Cardiovascular disease 28 0.87%
Neonatal infections 0 0%
Road accidents 1647 51.28%
Diarrheal diseases 29 0.9%
Digestive diseases 1 0.03%
Homicide 5 0.16%
Drowning 17 0.53%
Fire 0 0%
Kidney disease 17 0.53%

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Highlights of United Kingdom BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • As per United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), average person in United Kingdom gets their caloric supply from :
    • Carbohydrates : 54.64%54.64%
    • Fat : 38.56%38.56%
    • Animal protein : 7.22%7.22%
    • Plant protein : 5.56%5.56%
  • 5.97% increase in caloric supply : Currently United Kingdom gets 3424/kilocalories per person per day worth of caloric supply when compared to 3231/kilocalories per person per day in Year 1961
  • Cereals & Grains, Oils & Fats and Meat are three major diet compositions in United Kingdom
  • Wheat, Rice and Oats are three major Cereal preferences in United Kingdom
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in United Kingdom average intake is 265.73 grams
  • Oranges & Mandarines, Apples and Bananas are three major Fruit Types Intake in United Kingdom
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in United Kingdom average Fruit intake is 349.07grams
  • In United Kingdom, average male height is in the decreasing trend and female height is in increasing trend
  • 67.20% of population is suffering from obesity and this trend is continously increasing from last few years
  • Average Male BMI in United Kingdom is in the range of obese and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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